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JAROSLAWSKI Marcel
Sport Para athletics
NPC Poland   
GenderMen
Age32
Place of BirthZdunska Wola, POL
Height1.83 m
Weight 68 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence
Zdunska Wola, POL
Occupation
Politician, Sports Administrator
Languages
German, Polish, English
Higher education
Accounting, Finance, Management - University of Warsaw : Poland
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2001 at age 13.
Why this sport?
"The national team coach came to my middle school and invited me to join his group."
Senior International Debut
Year
2003
Competing for
Poland
Location
Wattenscheid, GER
General Interest
Injuries
He has had patellar tendinopathy during his career, most notably in 2006 and 2010. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Impairment
One of his femurs [thigh bone] is 35cm shorter than the other, meaning he needs to use a prosthesis. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He has worked for the Polish Federation of Para Sport, where he is responsible for obtaining and handling grants for activities, camps and events for Para athletes. He has also been a race director of the World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Bydgoszcz, Poland. From 2019 he started also his work as People with Impairments Supervisor at the Municipal Council of Zdunska Wola. (marceljaroslawski.pl, 01 Sep 2015; Facebook profile, 08 Jul 2018; paralympic.org.pl, 19 Jun 2019; naszemiasto.pl, 05 Jun 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2006 High Jump F42 1.65
5 2011 High Jump F42 1.50
7 2013 High Jump T42/44 1.55
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 High Jump T42 1.50